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Make Good Choices for your Breast Health

09 October 2012

EUROPA DONNA (ED) - The European Breast Cancer Coalition will hold Breast Health Day next 15 October to widely disseminate information about breast health and to raise awareness of prevention and early detection of breast cancer among women and girls across Europe.

The 2012 campaign is entitled "Make Good Choices for your Breast Health" and encourages women to engage in physical activity, maintain a normal body weight and eat a healthy diet.

On the 9-11 November, ED will host a group of breast cancer advocates from its 46 European member countries to take part in its annual European Breast Cancer Advocacy Training Course, where they will learn about the latest developments in breast cancer research and treatment as well as advocacy techniques that can be used to influence public health policy.

Recent ED publications include The Advocate's Guide to Understanding Breast Cancer Research and Clinical Trials and Breast Cancer, both of which are available, along with all EUROPA DONNA publications are available here.